volcano!, ‘Pinata’ (The Leaf Label)
Release Date: June 12, 2012
Label: The Leaf Label
Chicago art-rock goofs offer muscular set of herks and jerks; like Dirty Projectors if they loved to laugh and cry.
“I like the view from on top,” Kelela taunts on the ghostly trap-noir track “Gomenasai” off of the new Hallucinogen EP, her voice floating higher until it disappears like a loosed balloon into a cloud of synths. It must feel nice up there: The Los Angeles singer has been gunning for the peak so hard that she wrote her 2013… More »